CPP software engineer

Are you thrilled by designing, writing and editing high quality software and not afraid to dive into technical details? Then you might just be the software engineer we are looking for.

Advanced Encryption Technology (AET) Europe uses cutting edge technology to create solutions for secure authentication, authorization and information exchange. Our products are used to secure information for government, healthcare and private companies all over the world. Currently AET is expanding into new markets and therefore our development department is hiring new eager team members.

Your opportunity as a software engineer

By joining our development department, which is located in Arnhem (NL), you will be part of one our agile software development teams. Within this team you will be working closely with the product owner and your team members, by using the SCRUM methodology. As a team member you will be focusing on creating technical solutions by researching, designing, writing and reviewing code related changes. Since software quality and security is an important topic for our organization, creating unit tests and other quality assurance tasks like documentation and regression test automatization is also a combined responsibility within the team.  

Your profile

As a software engineer you are dedicated (like us) to information security. It is in your nature to take responsibility and ownership, and you enjoy working as a team on innovative products.  A self-supporting attitude is required, proactively sourcing and sharing relevant information with your team and the company. You are a team player and can organize and prioritize your workload. You always strive for improvement. You are pro-active with great communication skills.

Currently we are looking for candidates at junior, medior and senior level.  


  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in IT
  • Know your way around object-oriented programming languages
  • Are experienced with modern C++
  • Know what agile development is about
  • Are experienced with the Atlassian toolchain (optional)
  • Have knowledge about cryptography and/or public key infrastructure (optional)
  • Have knowledge about middleware (PKCS#11, Minidriver, etc.) and/or smart cards (ISO7816, PKCS#15) (optional)

Soft skills:

  • The ability to identify and solve complex problems
  • Excellent communication skills in English, written and verbal
  • The ability to work in a team
  • The ability to organize and prioritize your workload
  • Strong security awareness

Working at AET Europe

Our company consists of about 50 employees worldwide who work together to make a success of our state-of-the-art security solutions. The international character of our company is reflected in its staff, with specialists from several countries over Europe.  Our attitude is informal and everyone is stimulated to get the best out of him or her self. We highly appreciate people who bring their own ideas and make them happen.

In the context of the integrity and reliability of our staff, we may conduct a security screening during the application process. Therefore, we seek only candidates with the EUROPEAN NATIONALITY.

We look forward to meeting you!

If you are interested in this opportunity and feel that you have the relevant skills, qualifications and experience, please send your letter WRITTEN IN ENGLISH and your resume to recruitment@aeteurope.com

Need more info?

We can understand you want to know more about the job. Don’t hesitate to give us a call
on: +31 26 365 3350.

Part of the AET Philosophy

No matter who you are or what you do; there is always a specific world you want, or need to access. AET makes this possible by creating the perfect technological solution in user identification, authentication and authorization: unlimited access, 24/7.

We do not only believe your world should be accessible anytime. We are also determined to make this access easy and secure. At a time when almost everything is digital, security has become our main focus.

By creating unlimited, secure and convenient access to your world, we ensure that you have the power to control your own world. You, and nobody else. In devising the best technological solutions, we need to be fast, smart and inventive. So that’s exactly what we are. We are also passionate: about technology; about our business; about the possibility of providing convenient access to different worlds.

In our vision, everyone can benefit from the technology we offer. Because everyone deserves reliable, safe and unlimited access to the world he or she wants to enter.

Do you want to be part of this philosophy?

About AET

AET Europe (Advanced Encryption Technology) is a technology company in applied crypto, which has over more than 20 years of extensive knowledge in the high-end security.  We are the biggest independent cryptographic middleware specialist worldwide and therefore have a strong footprint in state-of-the-art (mobile) authentication and digital signature technology.

AET is headquartered in Arnhem, the Netherlands, has subsidiaries in Portugal and Switzerland and has currently 50 employees.

CPP Software engineer

By joining our Development team, which is located in Arnhem (NL), you will be part of the beating heart of our organization.

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